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About this Event
Our open evening will showcase all that Sheepdrove Organic Farm has to offer in our stunning West Berkshire location.
Our team will be on hand to answer any questions you have and to guide you around our magnificent indoor and outdoor spaces. If you are looking for a sustainable wedding venue, eco-friendly conference, event space or wellness retreat then please do join us.
Our venue incorporates the latest thinking in sustainability. It is both ethically and environmentally responsible. The impact of the building’s structure on the environment has been minimised by using recycled, renewable and local materials.
Our Venue Includes:-
- 5 Meeting Rooms
- Vaulted Dining Room
- Self Catering Accommodation
- Physic Garden
- Boathouse & Private Lake
- Natural Burial Ground
- 2,500 Acres Of Beautiful Berkshire countryside
In June our Physic Garden is at its best. Planted by the renowned herb grower Jekka McVikar, each planted bed has a theme such as:- aromatherapy, culinary herbs, apothecary herbs and medical herbs for animals. Enjoy this exceptional setting on what we hope to be a warm summer’s evening. Nestled just beyond our garden is Sheepdrove’s private lake and boathouse
We have five rooms within our venue that can be used for a multitude of purposes and has the capacity for up to 200 guests. Weddings, wakes, conferences, parties – the list is endless. Come and find out how you could use the space. Don’t miss our Rooks Nest room at the top of our tower!
Our restaurant area boosts stunning natural daylight and comes complete with an in-built pizza/bread oven.
Woodend – Our Self Catering Accommodation
Come and view our bedrooms in our converted farmhouse. We can offer en-suite accommodation for 18 people. It provides the ideal space for large family gatherings, wedding parties or conference delegates. A large farmhouse communal kitchen comes complete with with log burner and a large lawned garden area.
New for 2019! The Boathouse – Lakeside Self Catering Accommodation
Our boathouse has been recently renovated and will make the ideal place to escape from it all. Situated on the side of our lake, this one bedroomed apartment comes complete with an open plan lounge (with additional sofa bed), dining area and small kitchenette. Hexagonal bifold doors make full use of the view.
Our Natural Burial Ground – A Green and Eco-Friendly Option
Our woodland burial site offers a natural and environmentally friendly burial option. Come and take a peaceful stroll through our woodland paths and find out more about Natural Burials.
Our staff will be able to answer any questions you may have about why you should consider a natural burial as an alternative to other burial options available.
Come and learn how to make eco bricks to keep plastic out of landfill and seed bombs to grow lovely wild flowers in your garden for the bees. Join in these family-friendly environmental activities. All ages welcome. Please bring along clean dry plastic including bottles, scissors and wooden spoons.
This event has been organised by the Hungerford Environmental Action Team as part of the Hungerford Summer Festival.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Please note: the tickets link takes you to the Nature Discovery Centre events page so that you can find the month(s) you want.